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Golden Visas, and Europe’s growing allure for Chinese buyers

2016 saw Chinese real estate investors pumping $17.4 billion into European commercial property, triple the $6.4 billion recorded in 2015.... Continue reading >


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Here's why domestic restrictions are driving Chinese buyers abroad

Chinese buyers bought a record ¥9.9 trillion ($1.4 trillion) worth of real estate in China last year, up 36.1% y-o-y.... Continue reading >


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Chinese upgraders: 3 must-know factors propelling them abroad

In 2010, 50% of China’s urban households still lived in low-quality housing built before 1998.1 Today’s Chinese expect better,... Continue reading >


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Juwai Global Developer Summit connects developers worldwide in China

International developers meet Chinese developers and agents 24 international developers flew into Beijing from seven countries for the chance to... Continue reading >


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Chinese media & celebs propel property investment abroad

It’s no secret that popular media influences consumer behaviour, so perhaps it’s no surprise that popular Chinese celebrities are now... Continue reading >


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Leo Peng, Chief Representative & MD of Garvey Schubert Barer Beijing

Quote of the Week: Why wealthy Chinese prefer the US

The US real estate market is reaping benefits as ultra-rich Chinese continue their shopping spree for homes abroad. Driven by... Continue reading >


In the Press

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Rich, young Chinese are buying overseas properties on their smartphones

70 percent of Chinese millennials own a home, and they are increasingly looking to buy overseas real estate, reports The Wall Street Journal (9 May 2017). According to a recent HSBC survey,...

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Chinese investment in real estate grows to $32b: FIRB

The latest FIRB report revealed that Chinese investors have pledged to invest A$47.3 billion in Australia – $31.9 billion that will go into property developments, reports the Australian Financial Review (9 May...

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Is Calgary the next property hot spot for foreign buyers?

With Toronto and Calgary real estate markets overheating, lower-priced Calgary could see a surge in Chinese buyers, reports Maclean's (8 May 2017). However, the low-profile of the region does not make it...

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Why wealthy Chinese are lining up to pay $500k for U.S. visas

Chinese account for over 80% of the EB-5 visa program applications approved since 2011, and now the Kushner family wants to leverage the EB-5 to lure Chinese buyers to their New Jersey...

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